datamation.com: When users complain about GNOME 3, inevitably they compare its release to KDE 4.0's. One KDE developer has told me that he dislikes the comparison, but, in the absence of other parallels, it continues to be made.
Fedora 16 Alpha is released today, featuring GNOME 3.1.4 with a unified input indicator for keyboard layouts and input methods, KDE 4.7, GRUB 2 on new installations (with GPT disk labels) and several other major changes. You can download it now. Remember to read the important information in the release notes and common bugs page.
darkduck.com: Holy wars... So many efforts were wasted in there... Linux world is not alone here. So many battles happened in discussions what is the best distribution.
makeuseof.com: One of Linux‘s most popular desktop environments, KDE, released their latest series (version 4.7) at the end of July. This version improves on work done in previous releases by adding new features while improving performance and stability.
- KWin at Desktop Summit
- Branding stupidity
- Joining the Game at the Desktop Summit
- Desktop Summit 2011 Thoughts
- Some Notes From Desktop Summit 2011
phoronix.com: The 2011 Desktop Summit is coming to a close at Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany. This was the second time that GNOME and KDE developers joined to host a Linux desktop summit of around 1,000 participants.
pcworld.com: Between Unity and GNOME 3, there seems to be no end to the controversy surrounding Linux desktop environments this year.
- KDE 5.0 roadmap announced
- The Plans For KDE Frameworks 5.0 Were Just Announced
- KDE Having Fun at Desktop Summit 2011
- Aseigo: Important Announcement Coming Today at Desktop Summit
- KDE Draws Up Plans For Wayland In 2012
- The Earliest Talk About The GTK4 Tool-Kit
- Dragon Player 3
- Immature bad taste becomes the norm